Case Study

Working with leading sports-betting companies to attract the best and brightest candidates

Gambit Research, Mustard Systems and Colet Systems are sister companies based in London. Gambit Research is a software development and statistical consulting company, Mustard Systems specialises in the modelling of sporting events while Colet Systems is one of the leading providers of sports betting brokerage software in the world.

All 3 have some of the best teams in the business, with an incredibly high bar on the people they take on.

Length of engagement
15 years (Ongoing)

Size of Company
50 – 250 staff

Number of Hires
100+ hires

We have worked on a wide variety of roles across areas including:

  • Software Engineering (Backend and Frontend)
  • Graduate hires
  • Quant Researchers
  • Linux Administrators
  • Data Scientists
  • Product Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Sports Traders
  • C-Suite
  • DevOps / Cloud Engineers

We have filled an average of 15 roles per company, per year with an average CV:Interview ratio of over 75%

  • Speed and Quality – we only hire experienced consultants at Venture Up. It means we deliver the best talent, at speed and scale without ever compromising on quality.
  • Consultative service – they value our advice as well as our ability to fill roles. We work with betting and gambling companies across Europe and gather intelligence on the market as a result which allows us to advise our clients on industry trends.

Work with us

We’ve worked with dozens of clients on a range of requirements, delivering bespoke hiring solutions across agency (permanent and contract), retained and RPO. Get in touch with us to discuss your needs, and how we can mould our services to meet your hiring objectives